Iowa Virtual Academy

  • Iowa Virtual Academy serves 326 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Iowa Virtual Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Iowa Virtual Academy's student population of 326 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students326 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Iowa Virtual Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Iowa Virtual Academy is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank#1102 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
76%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Iowa Virtual Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio33:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Iowa Virtual Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Iowa Virtual Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Iowa Virtual Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
84%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Iowa Virtual Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Iowa Virtual Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.290.41
This chart display the diversity score of Iowa Virtual Academy and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
60-69%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Iowa Virtual Academy and public school graduation rate of Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa Virtual Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClayton Ridge Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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